Dance to music by a 22 member Big Band with two vocalists. Help us kick off our 2017-2018 season with some great dancing to many of your big band favorites. The Swingtime Ensemble of the Melbourne Municipal Band also presents free concerts, featuring jazz and Big Band standards. Swingtime"s dances have long been a favorite of local dancers and jazz lovers looking for a reasonable priced, toe tapping evening. This 22-piece band is directed by Art Martin, a tenor and baritone saxophonist. Art has performed with the Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra, Dizzy Gillespie, and The Platters, to name just a few.